To the Editor In their Viewpoint on gun possession and suicide risk, Dr Swanson and colleagues1 offered a commonsense approach to suicide prevention by limiting access to firearms during times of heightened risk. Their research and policy framework seeks to transcend divisive political debates in favor of assessing and mitigating specific periods of vulnerability.
Kels CG. Firearm Access and Risk of Suicide. JAMA. 2016;315(19):2124. doi:10.1001/jama.2016.1068